Friday, February 28, 2014

NECCC Camera Club Spotlight Features the SIMSBURY CAMERA CLUB

NECCC Camera Club Spotlight Features the SIMSBURY CAMERA CLUB

Club name: Simsbury camera club

Club meeting location & times: the club meets twice a month. The first Tuesday at Simsbury public libtary and the third Wednesday of the month at eno memorial hall located at 75 Hopmeadow street, Simsbury, ct., September Through may and the meetings start at 7:00 pm.

Club mission statement: the mission of the Simsbury camera club is to serve or members by encouraging development of photographic skills through education, by exhibition of photographic accomplishments, and by friendship with others who share a love of photography. The club also shares its talents with individuals and organizations in our community.

Number of members: the club was founded in 1955 and has 80 members.

Description: using three words, one of our club members describes our club as – educational, competitive and friendly.  

They represent the 2013 end of the year club awards: 1) Image of the Year 2) Portrait of the Year 3) Nature image of the Year 4) Travel Image of the Year _ Runner-up 5) Travel Image of the Year 6)Nature Image of the Year_ Runner-up

Balancing Act,Cathy Thiem, Simsbury CC

Blue Eyed Beauty, Cathy Thiem, Simsbury CC

Common Ringlet, John McGarry, Open, Simsbury CC

Edgartown Light at Sunset, Dick Clark, Simsburry CC

Mt_Cook, Mahen Shukla, Simsbury CC

Preening Egret Reflected, Danielle D'Ermo, Simsburry CC

The End, Anatoly Plaks, Simsburry CC